Police Officer Wilfredo Sánchez-Santiago

Police Officer Wilfredo Sánchez-Santiago

San Juan Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch Friday, January 28, 2000

Wilfredo Sánchez-Santiago

Officer Wilfredo Sánchez-Santiago was killed after his police motorcycle was struck from behind, while he was stopped at a stoplight.

The driver of the vehicle which struck him had fallen asleep.

Officer Sánchez-Santiago had served with the San Juan Municipal Police Department for 21 years. He is survived by his wife, two sons, and a daughter.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 21 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 12th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect, and your memory will always be honored and revered. .

I pray for solace for all those that love and remember you for I know both the pain and pride are forever. I hold your family in my heart's embrace today

.Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 28, 2012

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